3 Days Murchison Falls National Park: The 3 Days Murchison Falls National Park leads you to the magical Murchison water falls, Primates, scenery, unique cultures, birds…No visit to Uganda would be complete without a visit to the magnificent Murchison Falls National Park renowned for its scenic beauty and the spectacular falls, from which the park derives its name. Murchison Falls has abundant flora and fauna to delight the visitor. From rolling savannah and tall grasslands to thick bush and woodlands, the diversity of this park never ceases to amaze visitors and residents alike. They can be viewed from the top where the Nile River narrows from 50 metres to crash through a 7 metre gorge, falling 45 metres to the rocks below.
Pickup from your place of accommodation and transfer to Murchison falls national Park
Game Drive and Launch cruise (explore Murchison Falls National Park)
Murchison Falls En-route Ziwa rhino Sanctuary or Chimpanzee in Budongo Forest
Today you are highly welcomed by your from Umarella voyage Safaris’ Experienced guide. He is ready to pick you immediately after your arrival Entebbe airport. You can be picked from any of the Uganda’s border posts in Busia, Malamba, Mutukula and Katuna, Elegu. Get dropped off to agreed accommodation on your first day for relaxation , diner and overnight. Get ready for your 3 Days Murchison Falls National Park.
Day 1: PICK UP FROM YOUR PLACE OF ACCOMODATION AND TRANSFER TO MURCHISON FALLS NP (5-6HRS)
Pick up from your hotel at 6.30am after breakfast and followed by a drive to Murchison Falls National park. The drive makes you pass through beautiful woodlands and Savannah grasslands. Ending straight to the park and then to the accommodation facility of your choice. After reaching the accommodation, finally relax and have your lunch then take the rest of the day at leisure
In the evening you have the option of going for the game drive or relax and enjoy the hotel facilities
Dinner and overnight : fort Murchison safari lodge
Wake up early with a snack and set off on a Sunrise game drive (about 6.30am) in the Nyamsika plateau. While on the game drives, get to meet with different amazing wildlife. These include cape buffaloes, Rothschild’s giraffes, Uganda kobs, hartebeest and water buck. You may also spot Oribi, Bushbuck, Bohor reed buck, Shy Sitatunga, bush duiker, warthog, and bush pig. Furthermore expect to also meet carnivores including lions, leopards, and spotted hyena.
Chimpanzee and olive baboons head the list of six primates’ found in the park. And crocodiles and then hippos are seen along banks of the Nile. Some of the more common birds that can see include goliath heron, Egyptian geese, bee -eaters, kingfishers, saddle billed stork, cormorant, hornbill, and the rare shoe bile stork
After the game drive, return to the lodge for lunch and there after get to relax. Again proceed for the boat trip on the placid Victoria Nile, upstream, to the base of the falls. On your way see hippos, crocodiles, water bucks and wide variety of birds like unusual shoe bile stork.
The boat stops just ten metres from the “Devil’s cauldron”. Besides that, disembark and take a hike to the top of the falls where your vehicle awaits for you for pick up. This is an awesome experience, as you experience the majestic Murchison falls forming into impressive rainbow. Lastly Get to take opportunity for pictures. And then return to your accommodation facility for dinner and overnight stay
Wake up with relaxed breakfast and check out of the lodge as you meet your guide. Drive to Ziwa rhino sanctuary for tracking of rhinos. Depending on the chosen activity,drive back to Kampala with lunch en-route to either Ziwa or any place chosen for lunch reaching Kampala by evening
Get transferred to selected accommodation facility in either Kampala or Entebbe
End of your 3 Days Murchison Falls National Park
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Lodging as defined in the itinerary.
Meals as described in the Itinerary that is Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
If you so wish, domestic flights. The maximum weight allowed is 15 kilograms in soft luggage
Informed English-speaking guide/driver
Entrance fees and ranger fees in Ugandan national parks
Meals and drinks which are not mentioned in the itinerary
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